Genesis 16:2 ESV

2 And Sarai said to Abram, "Behold now, the LORD has prevented me from bearing children. Go in to my servant; it may be that I shall obtain children by her." And Abram listened to the voice of Sarai.

References for Genesis 16:2

    • a 16:2 - Hebrew be built up, which sounds like the Hebrew for children

      Study tools for Genesis 16:2

      • a 16:2 - Hebrew be built up, which sounds like the Hebrew for children
      • b 16:4 - Hebrew her mistress was dishonorable in her eyes; similarly in verse 5
      • c 16:11 - Ishmael means God hears
      • d 16:13 - Or You are a God who sees me
      • e 16:13 - Hebrew Have I really seen him here who sees me? or Would I have looked here for the one who sees me?
      • f 16:14 - Beer-lahai-roi means the well of the Living One who sees me